Sean McIlveen

When Sean isn’t in the courtroom, he enjoys building custom furniture and hitting golf balls. Most recently he built a new doghouse that looks like an end table for the family dog.
Sean is a local boy who grew up in Gastonia, N.C. He graduated from UNC-Charlotte with his B.A. degree. He attended Wake Forest University School of Law and graduated from the University of Houston with his J.D. Sean is also a North Carolina Dispute Resolution Certified Family Financial Mediator.

Sean McIlveen Attorney at Law

Since graduating from law school, Sean has practiced in Gastonia, North Carolina focusing his practice only on issues affecting families. He’s experienced in all issues of family law including custody, support, alimony, property division, grandparents rights, same sex couples, wills, estates, and adoption. Sean really does enjoy helping people. He has a certain passion for doing things the right way. It evident not only in the way he represents his clients but in the furniture he builds.
Yes, you might say Sean is a rarity. It’s not often you find an attorney who has callouses on his hands. With Sean, you will always know exactly what is going on with your case. He believes it’s your right to hear the truth about your case even if it isn’t always what you want to hear. You will always know you have someone in your corner and really isn’t that what it is all about.
When Sean isn’t in the courtroom or  up to his elbows in saw dust, he enjoys spending time with his children and his wife, Angela.
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